Quality Standards

The ISO Standards Revision Process

The ISO standards revision process is a process that ensures that ISO standards are up to date and relevant to the needs of the users and stakeholders. ISO standards are reviewed every five years to determine if they need to be revised, confirmed, withdrawn, or stabilized. The revision process involves the following steps: Proposal stage: A proposal for a new or revised standard is submitted by a national member body, a liaison organization, or the technical committee (TC) responsible for the…

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Quality Standards Framework

What is the right approach to be effective? This topic was presented at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2018 in Chicago, IL by Anish Shah. Anish conveyed that an effective dimensional metrology standards management process for manufacturing companies is essential to business success. Those companies adapt and incorporate national as well as international published standards. In the past 100 years, hundreds of national and international standards, and related manufacturing and metrology documents, have been put in place.  Coincidentally, the…

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